State

Hypnosis helps expectant moms reduce pain, shorten labor

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — In communities up and down the Wasatch Front, women are learning how to look at childbirth differently in hopes of experiencing more joy and less pain in the process.


Health Care

Recovered addicts open sober living center to pay it forward

OGDEN — The individuals involved in launching a small sober living complex near the corner of 30th Street and Harrison Boulevard are proof that life can shine again after the dark days of addiction.


Government

Weber Human Services unveils comprehensive crisis center

OGDEN — People can now find Safe Haven at Weber Human Services.


Health Care

Unless Congress acts, Utah could lose CHIP program by year's end.

Editor’s note: the story has been corrected to reflect the roughly 40,000 children who were previously insured by CHIP before the Affordable Care Act took effect.


Health Care

Hypnosis helps expectant moms reduce pain, shorten labor

NORTHERN UTAH — In communities up and down the Wasatch Front, women are learning how to look at childbirth differently in hopes of experiencing more joy and less pain in the process.


Health Care

Northern Utahns respond to Trump's rollback of birth control coverage

OGDEN — Friday’s announcement of President Donald Trump’s rollback of his predecessor’s requirement that birth control be covered under the Affordable Care Act fueled concerns in northern Utah about how the change would impact women and families.


Health Care

Possible 2018 Medicaid cuts could cost some Utahns independence, livelihoods

OGDEN — At age 17, Andy Curry had a promising college football scholarship and life in Farmington, New Mexico, looked good for the nearly 7-foot-tall teen. But a four-wheeling adventure with friends abruptly ended when the vehicle in which he was riding fishtailed off a cliff. The accident broke his neck and left Curry a quadriplegic.


Health Care

Old West Ogden church now offers new life to drug addicts as rehab center

WEST OGDEN — Individuals battling drug and alcohol addiction may find new life in a former Catholic church on Pennsylvania Avenue in West Ogden. 


Government

Full Medicaid expansion could go to voters to decide in November 2018

SALT LAKE CITY — On Monday, a group of nonprofit organizations will file a new ballot initiative with Utah’s Lieutenant Governor to fully expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. 


Government

Utah Democratic lawmaker renews push for full Medicaid expansion

SALT LAKE CITY — With congressional Republican plans to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act seemingly dead for now, one Democratic state senator is making an impassioned plea for Utah to finally join over 30 other states to fully expand Medicaid.


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